Ruby LaVerna Fredregill

Fredregill Ruby La Verna

Ruby LaVerna Fredregill nee Floyd passed away peacefully at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada on February 25, 2013.

LaVerna was born on December 4, 1931 in Galveston, Texas. She is now together with her late husband of nearly 46 years, Herbert Dale (born December 5, 1925 - died July 1, 1998). They were married August 24, 1952. LaVerna is survived by her daughter, Rebecca Elizabeth of Sacramento, California, sons Thomas Edward of Vacaville, California, and Frank Lee of Beaverton, Oregon, and four grandchildren; Evan, Stephanie, Robyn, and Hope. She also leaves behind a brother, Lee Roy Floyd, and sister, Frances Evans.

LaVerna and Herb settled in Glendora in 1953. Both became schoolteachers. LaVerna's teaching career involved Glendora, Rowland Heights and Azusa Unified school districts. In 1999 LaVerna moved to Henderson, Nevada where she carried on her love of teaching part-time for the Sylvan Learning Center.

LaVerna will be most remembered for her dedication to her family and friends, for her unyielding spirit and her passion for living life with grace and generosity.

Non-denominational graveside service will be held on Thursday, April 4, 2013, 3:00 pm at Oakdale Memorial Park, 1401 S. Grand Ave, Glendora, California 91740.

Published in San Gabriel Valley Tribune on Mar. 20, 2013